About Michelle Lawlor
- Individual Counseling
- Group Therapy
Ms. Lawlor provides individual therapy and group therapy. She primarily works with young adults (20s and 30s) and specializes in substance abuse, anxiety and depression.
Ms. Lawlor uses an eclectic approach to therapy, drawing on elements of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), mindfulness and dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT).
Prior to joining DC Talk Therapy, Ms. Lawlor worked for the City of Alexandria (Va.), providing individual therapy for clients with substance abuse and co-occurring disorders. She also led a variety of therapy groups. Ms. Lawlor has also worked at Kolmac Clinic as an addictions counselor.
A native New Yorker, Ms. Lawlor received her undergraduate degree from Catholic University in Washington, D.C., and a graduate degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Marymount University in Arlington, Va.
Ms. Lawlor is licensed to practice in D.C., Maryland and Virginia. She is a member of the American Counseling Association and National Board for Certified Counselors.
Ms. Lawlor offers afternoons, evening and Saturday appointments. She offers teletherapy on a variety of platforms, including Doxy and Zoom.